Kim Boyer

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Elder Law Attorney in Las Vegas, NV

Boyer Law Group
 | 10785 W Twain Ave, Suite 200
Las Vegas, NV 89135
Phone: 702-706-0921
Fax: 702-255-2012
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2007 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1995
Practice Areas:
  • Elder Law
Attorney Profile

Working on behalf of seniors and their families, Kim Boyer is the founder of Boyer Law Group. She advocates for people in Las Vegas, Nevada, who are facing elder law issues such as guardianship, estate planning, trusts, wills, veterans’ planning, Medicaid, probate and trust administration.

After graduating summa cum laude from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Arts in mathematics, Ms. Boyer earned a Juris Doctor and graduated magna cum laude in 1995 from the University of San Diego School of Law. While there, she was invited to join the Order of the Coif and was the editor of the school’s law review.

The National Elder Law Foundation has certified Ms. Boyer as an elder law attorney. Additionally, she is an accredited attorney with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. As such, she is highly regarded for her work and familiarity with the situations her clients often find themselves in. She holds honors such as being listed in The Best Lawyers in America and being listed in The National Advocates: Top 100.

Ms. Boyer has written extensively on her practice area. She is a monthly contributor to Simply 55+ magazine and authored or co-authored a number of works on issues such as advance directives, medical ethics and asset protection.

Even when she is not with clients, Ms. Boyer is committed to enhancing her work with them through her memberships with groups such as the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and the State Bar of Nevada. She is admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit and the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada.

 
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About Kim Boyer

Admitted: 1995, Nevada

Professional Webpage: http://www.elderlawnv.com/profiles/kim-boyer/

Honors/Awards:

  • Best Lawyers in America in the practice area of Elder Law, 2016
  • Selected as Mountain States Super Lawyer under Categories of Elder Law, with list limited to 5% of lawyers in 2009-2015
  • Selected as a Nevada Super Lawyer under category of Elder Law, with list limited to 5% of lawyers in Nevada, 2007 and 2008
  • United States Senate Commendation for Outstanding and Dedicated Service to Pro Bono Project, 2002
  • Recipient, American Jurisprudence Award in Constitutional Law, 1993
  • Rue Ratings Best Attorneys of America in the practice area of Elder Law, 2015
  • Selected as Top 50 Women Attorneys in the Mountain States, 2012
  • Certification for Dedication and Service Pro Bono Partners, 2007
  • Congressional Certificate of Honor for Outstanding and Invaluable Service to the Community, 2001
  • The Global Who’s Who Best Attorneys
  • The National Advocates Top 100 Lawyers in area of Wills, Trusts, and Estates Lawyers, 2015
  • Selected as Top 40 Women Attorneys in the Mountain States, 2011
  • Certification for Dedication and Service in the Law Student Mentor Program, 2004
  • Clark County Legal Services Pro Bono Project Award, 2001

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Accredited Attorney, Veterans Administration, 2008
  • Certified Elder Law Attorney, National Elder Law Foundation, 2001

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Nevada, 1995
  • Member, State Bar of Nevada
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court District of Nevada
  • Member, National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • United States Senate Commendation for Outstanding and Dedicated Service to Pro Bono Project, 2002
  • Certification for Dedication and Service in the Law Student Mentor Program, 2004
  • Clark County Legal Services Pro Bono Project Award, 2001
  • Certification for Dedication and Service Pro Bono Partners, 2007
  • Congressional Certificate of Honor for Outstanding and Invaluable Service to the Community, 2001

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Co-author of the book Alzheimer's and Dementia:  A Practical and Legal Guide for Nevada Caregivers, published by the University of Nevada Reno Press, May 2006. Financial Exploitation: Using NRS 159.091 to Recover Property, The Nevada Lawyer, April 2002.
  • Co-author of the book The Essential Eldercare Handbook for Nevada, published by the University of Nevada Reno Press, 2014
  • Monthly Contributor, Simply 55 +magazine
  • Protect Your Assets from Nursing Home Costs Senior Press Las Vegas, Nevada, April 2003
  • Financial Exploitation: Using NRS 159.091 to Recover Property, The Nevada Lawyer April, 2002
  • Co-author of Medicare & Long-Term Care: What are the Options? State of Nevada Division of Aging Services, 2001
  • Advanced Directives and End of Life Plan (Part of Provider’s Certificate of Specializing in Aging), Nevada Geriatric Education Center, University of Nevada Las Vegas School of Medicine, 2001
  • Co-author of Aging, Dementia and the Law, Southern Nevada Alzheimer’s Association, 2001
  • Legal Issues in Providing Health Care: Health Care Ethics – Moving into the 21st Century, St. Rose Dominican Hospital, University of Nevada Las Vegas, 2000
  • Advanced Directives (Part of Provider’s Certificate of Specializing in Aging), Nevada Geriatric Education Center, University of Nevada Las Vegas School of Medicine, 2000
  • Medical Ethics in the New Millennium, University Medical Center Office of Continuing Medical Education, 2000
  • Co-author of Aging, Dementia and the Law, Nevada Geriatric Education Center University of Nevada Las Vegas School of Medicine, 1999
  • Comment, County Welfare Department Liability for Handling Reports of Child Abuse, 30 San Diego Law Review 187 (1993)

Newsletters:

  • A monthly newsletter for seniors, their families, and professionals on elder law issues., Elder Law News

Educational Background:

  • San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, Bachelors in Mathematics, Honors: Summa Cum Laude, 1988
Office Location for Kim Boyer

10785 W Twain Ave
Suite 200
Las Vegas, NV 89135

Phone: 702-706-0921

Fax: 702-255-2012

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Last Updated: 12/18/2018

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